Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, March 18, 2013 at 05:26:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 36%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Monday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, March 18, 2013 at 05:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.60 meters/second, 1517.8 km/hour, 943.1 miles/hour or 819.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 30.8"||15.72 mi||west||0° 00' 01.5"||0.03 mi||north||15.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 53.5"||942.79 mi||west||0° 01' 30.0"||1.72 mi||north||942.72 mi|
|24 hours||348° 21' 39.5"||756.08 mi||west||0° 09' 59.9"||11.46 mi||north||755.76 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Mon 5:26 PM||656 km||408 miles||354 nm||W|
|Midway||Sun 6:26 PM||1337 km||831 miles||722 nm||NE|
|Majuro||Mon 5:26 PM||1446 km||899 miles||781 nm||S|
|Tarawa||Mon 5:26 PM||2069 km||1286 miles||1117 nm||S|
|Palikir||Mon 4:26 PM||2156 km||1339 miles||1164 nm||SW|
|Yaren||Mon 5:26 PM||2375 km||1476 miles||1282 nm||SSW|
|Baker Island||Sun 5:26 PM||2493 km||1549 miles||1346 nm||SSE|
|Honolulu||Sun 7:26 PM||3050 km||1895 miles||1647 nm||E|
|Hagåtña||Mon 3:26 PM||3079 km||1913 miles||1663 nm||W|
|Funafuti||Mon 5:26 PM||3244 km||2016 miles||1751 nm||SSE|
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